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UPDATE: Suspect arrested in bank robbery

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Robert Russell, 44 (courtesy of Texarkana, Tx Police Dept.) Robert Russell, 44 (courtesy of Texarkana, Tx Police Dept.)

UPDATE:  The surveillance photo of a bank robbery suspect, circulated by the news media, has helped lead to an arrest. Following this afternoon's bank robbery in Texarkana, Tx., almost immediately, detectives began receiving tips.  They were able to determine that the suspect was a Robert Russell, 44, of Texarkana, Ark.  Officers responded to a business in the 900 block of Walton Dr. and found Russell possessing a couple of items linking him to the robbery. Russell was arrested for robbery and some unrelated warrants and transported to jail.

 Police in Texarkana, Tx. investigate a bank robbery near the state line. It happened just before 1:00 p.m. at the Capital One in the 4800 block of Texas Boulevard.

Police tell us a man walked into the bank, handed the teller a note and demanded money. The suspect took an undisclosed amount of money and fled the scene.

Anyone with information on this crime is asked to contact the Texarkana Texas Police Department at 903-798-3116 or CrimeStoppers at 903-793-STOP (7867).

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